Arista of Rotorua Motel voted number 1. family hotel in New Zealand

Rotorua Family Motel

We are absolutely delighted that Arista of Rotorua Motel was voted as New Zealands number 1. family Hotel by Tripadvisor. We want to thank all of our wonderful guests for writing those excellent Tripadisor reviews that helped us earn that award. We were also humbled to have earned the No. 10 family hotel spot for the South Pacific. Just amazing! When you look at the company we are up against such as these multi-million dollar complexes, we can only put it down to one thing..... people, its all about people! We want to thank our wonderful hard working staff and you the "guest". If you haven't tried us before what are you waiting for? Remember to book direct !

Family Motel Accommodation Deals in Rotorua NZ!


For Families, For Groups, For Cyclists, For Corporate Accommodation, For Couples!
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Rotorua is the heart of New Zealand tourism and has a lot happening
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Arista of Rotorua Motel wins the major hospitality and attractions award

Arista of Rotorua Motel is so proud to have won the "Rotorua, Bay of Plenty. Waikato Visitor guide Hospitality and Attractions Business Award 2014' This is a major Rotorua award and certainly awesome to achieve after all the hard work. We certainly have a wonderful team at Arista and it reflects on our guests. We want to thank our wonderful guests who choose us and especially those guests that keep coming back. A big thank you!!!.


Best family accommodation Arista of Rotorua

One bedroom mezzanine

When it comes to couples or corporate accommodation, Our ‘One bedroom Apartments...

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Family Mezzanine

No Tiny Hotel rooms here! We Offer the LARGEST Apartments in Rotorua...

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Family Studio

We Offer the LARGEST Apartments in Rotorua. Our ‘Family Studio’ Unit is perfect...

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3 Bedroom Apartment

Our Three bedroom Apartment has just joined the Arista group! The former...

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For Families, For Groups, For Cyclists, For Corporate Accommodation, For Couples!.
Arista of Rotorua Motel Comprises of 16 spacious Apartments ranging from 46sqm up to our three bedroom Apartment at 150sqm! All fully refurbished (2012).

Whats so great About us?

No tiny Hotel Room here guys! If you want SPACE to spread out, we’ve got the largest Apartments in Rotorua! Other features of our unique accommodation are:
  • Our fantastic ‘Pirate Ship’ playground
  • Private Spa pools (excluding 3 bedroom Apartment)
  • Lockable Bike Storage
  • 3 phase power for charging that campervan'

Corporates we have great options

  • One bedroom mezzanine with approx 62m² or space
  • Share a Family Mezzainine, this option has been a great cost efficive option for some of our regulars. One in the king bed down stairs and one up stairs in the queen.
  • Rent the house. Three team members could ultilise a bedroom each for privacy and a great nights sleep.
Our rooms have been categorised as the following. Please click on the below room type or select from the above menu for more information and please ring us if you have questions, we are here to help

New Zealand Family Hotel with Private Spa & Mineral Pool!


Please ask at Arista of Rotorua Motel reception desk for other great deals, please note that the rates are subject to change for peak, holiday and busy sessions. You are welcome to book via our website at listed rates.


Rotorua is the heart of New Zealand tourism and has a lot happening. Most people who come to visit under estimate the time needed to get a true taste of Rotorua. One of the true beauties of the place is the geothermal heat. Rotorua is a great place to visit in the heart of the winter to warm up. You can come and relax in our geothermal heated spas after a day’s exploring or visit a number of heated thermal natural baths in the district.
On our website we have listed some of the main activities to do in Rotorua. We encourage our guests to ask for advice before making bookings or let us help you to organise your first day here in Rotorua.
Specials and Discounts: Please enquire to us for the local and current discount deals that tourist operators have on offer.

Mountain Biking Facilities @ Arista

Arista of Rotorua Motel is located only 500m away from the beautiful and adventurous Redwood forest. This makes us an idea base for a mountain bike stay.

Point of difference :

We have a lockable sea container for great mountain bike service.
We can offer a mini work shop with a vice for those small mountain bike repairs
We have built a custom made mountain bike hose down area, this is adeal for the Aussies coming over and having their bikes spotless for customs on the way home.
All our rooms have a hot spa pool for resting tired muscles and bones after a hard day in the redwoods.


Arista of Rotorua Motel - **Our Point of difference**

  • Large units ranging from 62m2 - 90m2 meters
  • One 3 bedroom executive house 150m²
  • SPA POOLS in every unit except the house
  • Self-contained kitchenettes with hobs and microwave
  • Fully tiled bathrooms
  • Lockable Bike Storage
  • phase power for charging that campervan
  • Fully fenced kids super playground
  • Guest laundry
  • Wireless Fibre Optic internet Free 3Gb per room per day!
  • Two Entrance and exit drive ways.
  • Mountain Bike hose down area and storage.
  • GREAT local knowledge and tourist information.
  • Ideal Spacious Studio's for corporates. Corporate rates available.
  • Two TVs per unit. All family units contains a DVD player. Free DVD hire available

Arista of Rotorua Motel "gives back"

Here at the Arista of Rotorua Motel we like to think we give back to the community in different areas. This would certainly not be achievable if it wasn't for the continued support of our regular guests and of course our new ones. We have a philosophy here that if we have the resources to help others in the community then we go for it. We have FOUR channels where we have directed our efforts:
Rotorua Hospital Oncology Children's Room:
In October 2012 our middle 4 year old son was diagnosed with a brain tumour. So we unfortunately walked away from the motel for 8 months and lived in Auckland star ship to endure 8 months of treatment to save his life. You can visit our journey at During this time we met lots of wonderful people and endured a life changing experience.



There are three main entry points into Rotorua and below the map are written instructions that will assist you in finding us:



From Tirau, Putaruru

From State HW 5 you come to a round about where you turn right and head into Rotorua. You are now travelling along Fairly Springs Rd. You will come to some major traffic lights where you go straight ahead. The road to the left is called Lake Rd and the road to the right is called Clayton Rd. Once you drive through the lights you are now on “Old Taupo Rd”.
Go straight through the next round about and straight through the next set of lights. At the following lights take the left turn into Pukuatua St and follow it around going through a few set of lights until you come to some more major lights with McDonalds on your right.
At this point turn right into Fenton Street from these lights and we are about 950meters on the left, which is on the corner of Fenton and Marguerita St.

From Whakatane, Tauranga

You are travelling from State HW30. Go past the airport and keep driving (approx 5 minutes) until you hit some major traffic lights. The main road to the left is called Sala Street. You want to go straight through these lights and take the next left onto Marguerita St. We are at the end on the corner of Marguerita and Fenton St.

From Tokoroa, TeKuiti, Taupo

From South End State HW30 (Tokoroa) and HW5 (Taupo) as you drive into Rotorua, you are on Thermal Explorer Hwy. Stay on this main Road. You will pass Old Taupo road on your left and then Te Puia on your right. Go straight through the round about and you are now on Fenton Street. About 600 meters on the right is Marguerita St, you can turn right here and enter Arista from Marguerita St.


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